TeraStation™ WS5020 IoT- Rackmount 


Windows-based high-performance storage with versatile use cases - Hard Drives Included

 

TeraStation WS5020 IoT Network Storage devices aim to provide open-ended storage/backup solutions for businesses as they see fit. The featured Windows Server IoT 2019 for Storage Standard Edition enables a wide variety of IoT scenarios for customers regardless of industry. From manufacturing to retail to medical, Windows Server IoT allows businesses to manage hundreds or thousands of devices, as well as storing, processing, and backing up data from edge-based IoT devices to enact a wide variety of use cases, such as surveillance server storage or device monitoring. The only professional-value NAS on the market powered by WS IoT 2019.
 

 

Click here for Desktop Lineup


WHERE TO BUY
WS5020_IoT_family_datasheet

Overview

Highlights


  • Native Windows Server IoT 2019 for Storage Standard Edition

  • Smoothly manage large amounts of devices and data to streamline IoT for your business

  • DFS Replication and Storage Replica enable replicating data between servers for aggregate data backup

  • Increased data protection capabilities with Hyper-V, DHA, and other Windows security features

  • Expansive virtualization capabilities help reduce hardware costs, increase hardware utilization, and enable more streamlined and secure remote work

  • Cloud integration with Azure, OneDrive, and Microsoft cloud services enables creating a hybrid cloud for additional security and flexibility

  • Pre-tested NAS-grade hard drives included with RAID pre-configured

  • Native 10GbE ports for multi-gigabit Ethernet environments / Rail kit included ($100 value)

  • No CAL (Client-Access Licenses) required

  • Includes NovaBACKUP license(s) for versatile, professional-level server and PC backups

  • 3-year warranty (5-year optional extension) with 24/7 North America-based support and Simple Logical Data Recovery service qualification when product is registered

  • Made in Japan/TAA Compliant

Versatile Storage Solutions Powered by WS IoT


Man with beard browsing on computer and a blue round icon with easy and a thumbs up

This multi-purpose technology tool allows for:

  • Seamless integration to Windows based environments
  • On-premise cloud backup
  • Surveillance server
  • Subscription free BDR appliance
  • And more

Strengthen Your BDR Plan


Man with beard browsing on computer and a blue round icon with easy and a thumbs up

Disaster can strike at any minute, which is why it is essential to have a comprehensive plan for business continuity and disaster recovery (BC/DR). This device can serve as a subscription-free BDR solution, with DFS replication and Storage Replica to replicate data across servers and Shadow Copy to create image backups. In a pinch, you can use Hyper-V to create a virtual machine as a temporary solution.

Cost-Effective Windows Server IoT to Enhance Your Business


Man with beard browsing on computer and a blue round icon with easy and a thumbs up

IoT (Internet of Things) is making is its impact across business landscapes, and the TeraStation with Windows Server IoT can enable dynamic IoT scenarios for your business. Active Directory support and no Client Access Licenses (CAL) required allow you to add users and devices at no additional cost. Set up a surveillance system for your retail store to protect your customers, enact real-time equipment tracking in your office, or aggregate data across devices into a centralized repository to develop industry solutions.

Shadow Copy, Data Deduplication, and Other Unique Virtualization Solutions


Man with beard browsing on computer and a blue round icon with easy and a thumbs up

Maximize your storage with data deduplication, shadow copy and seamless Azure and OneDrive integration.

Utilize expansive virtualization capabilities to create a scalable and cost-effective storage solution that you can expand as you see fit while reducing hardware overhead costs.

Market’s Most Secure Data Storage


Man with beard browsing on computer and a blue round icon with easy and a thumbs up

You can be confident that your data is secure when you save it onto the TeraStation Windows Server IoT. This device features a closed system, which is a strong deterrent to hacking, and uniquely provides SSL encrypted access so you can securely access data on the device. And since this device ships with hard drives included and pre-configured RAID, you can enjoy hassle-free redundancy out of the box.

24/7 US-based Tech Support / 3-Year Warranty / Data recovery included*


Man with beard browsing on computer and a blue round icon with easy and a thumbs up

Buffalo has you covered post purchase. This TeraStation comes with a 3-year warranty (optional 5-year warranty) provided by award-winning 24/7 US-based tech support.

*The TeraStation WS5020 IoT 2019 qualifies for Buffalo's data recovery service for simple logical data issues. To receive this service, the device must be registered within its original warranty terms.

Specifications

Models

 

WS5420RN

Part Numbers                   

WS5420RN16S9
WS5420RN32S9
WS5420RN40S9

Internal Hard Drives

Number of Drive Bays 4
Number of Included Drives                    4
Capacity Range 16, 32, 40 TB
Drive Interface SATA 6 Gbps
Supported RAID   0/1/5/JBOD (Individual Disks) (Default 5)

USB Interface

Standards Compliance USB 3.0
Connector Type A type
Number of Ports 3x USB 3.0
Data Transfer Rates 5 Gbps

Performance

CPU                 Intel Atom C3338
Memory 8GB DDR4 with ECC

Environmental & Power

Power Consumption                   

Max 100W 

Data Transfer 61.7W

Idling 58.7W

Standby 4.9W

Power Supply Internal AC 100-240V Universal 50/60Hz
Operating Temperature 32˚ - 104˚F (0˚ - 40˚C)
Operating Humidity 10 - 85% non-condensing

Shipping

Product Dimensions
(L x W x H)                 
16.9 x 16.9 x 1.7 in
Product Weight 19.6 lbs
Package Dimensions (L x W x H) 23.0 x 21.3 x 7.9 in
Package Weight 28.7 lbs

LAN Interface

Standards Compliance  IEEE802.3an (10GBASE-T), IEEE802.3bz (5GBASE-T/2.5GBASE-T), IEEE802.3ab (1000BASE-T), IEEE802.3u (100BASE-TX), IEEE802.3i (10BASE-T)
Number of Ports 1 (10GBASE-T), 2 (1000BASE-T)
Data Transfer Rates 10 Gbps / 1000 Mbps / 100 Mbps / 10 Mbps
Supported Protocols TCP/IP
Network File Services CIFS/SMB, AFP, FTP, SFTP, NFS, SNMP
Connector Type RJ-45

Other

Client OS Support 

Windows® 10 (32-bit/64-bit)
Windows® 8.1 (32-bit/64-bit)
Windows® 7 (32-bit/64-bit)
Windows Server® 2019
Windows Server® 2016
Windows Server® 2012R2
Windows Server® 2012
Mac® OS® 10.12 or later

Compatible Hard Drives

OP-HD4.0N, OP-HD8.0N, OP-HD10.0N

Optional Warranties KYD (3YKYD30/5YKYD30)
NBD (3YNBD20/5YNBD30)
Included Software NAS Navigator2, NovaBACKUP® (one server Business Essentials and 10 PC Buffalo Edition licenses)
Box Contents

TeraStation WS5420RN
AC Cable 
6a Ethernet Cable 
Front Panel Key 
Warranty Statement 
Quick Setup Guide
Setup Media (SD CARD)
Rail Kit with Mounting Brackets and Screws

Resources

Value of Hard Drives Included Why Buffalo NAS
Network Attached Storage for Business Chart TeraStation Comparison Chart
TeraStation to Amazon S3 Cloud Integration
TS_to_3rd Party Cloud Support
Perfect case to use TS5010 series TS5010_Solution_Scenario.pdf
Compatible Non Buffalo Drives for TS51210 compatible_non_buffalo_drives.pdf
Perfect Solution Scenario for TS51210 TS51210_Solution_Scenario.pdf
Compatible UPS UPS compatibility list for TeraStation WSS series
Check RAID Configurations

Downloads

Firmware

    File Size Post Date Version OS Support Notes
2021-27-01 3.66 Firmware update for WS5020 series units
4.05 MB 2016-25-04 17798 Alpha DD-WRT Pre-release Alpha firmware

Documentation

    File Size Post Date Version OS Support Notes
2018-04-06 Manuals and Quick Setup Guide for WS5420RN6
2021-27-01 3.66 Readme for FW update for WS5020 series units
2020-27-07 3.0.4 Windows Readme for NAS Navigator for Windows
2019-18-07 2.99 Windows Lisez-moi pour NAS Navigator pour Windows (français)
2019-18-07 2.99 Mac Readme for NAS Navigator for Mac NOTE: For users running MacOS 10.13 or later, download and install the latest version of NAS Navigator2 from Mac App Store.
2019-18-07 2.99 Mac Lisez-moi pour NAS Navigator pour Mac (français) REMARQUE: pour les utilisateurs d'ordinateurs sous MacOS 10.13 ou ultérieur, téléchargez et installez la dernière version de NAS Navigator2 à partir du Mac App Store.
2019-06-03 UPS compatibility list for TeraStation x10 and WSS series

Utilities

    File Size Post Date Version OS Support Notes
2020-27-07 3.0.4 Windows NAS Navigator for Windows
2019-18-07 2.99 Mac NAS Navigator for Mac NOTE: For users running MacOS 10.13 or later, download and install the latest version of NAS Navigator2 from Mac App Store.
2017-04-01 Link to registration page for all Buffalo products including switches and extended warranties. Also includes setting to provide license information for Novastor NovaBackup software if eligible.

Variations


  • WS5420 16 TB - 4 drives included

    • - Rackmount
    • - 4
    • - NAS
    • - 16
  • WS5420RN 32TB - 4 drives included

    • - Rackmount
    • - 4
    • - NAS
    • - 32
  • WS5420RN 40TB - 4 drives included

    • - Rackmount
    • - 4
    • - NAS
    • - 40

Related Products


X